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Groundbreaking marks start of construction of 318-apartment project in Kapolei

  • Video by Craig T. Kojima and courtesy Alakai Development

    The developer of a 318-unit apartment complex held a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday in Kapolei. Construction has begun on the roughly $125 million project called The Element.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Participating in Tuesday’s groundbreaking ceremony were D.R. Horton’s Bob Bruhl, left, Mayor Kirk Caldwell, Alaka‘i Development principal Cayenne Pe‘a, Alaka‘i Development principal Jon Wallenstrom, First Hawaiian Bank’s Dan Nishikawa and CBRE Group Inc.’s Bruce Francis.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Participating in Tuesday’s groundbreaking ceremony were D.R. Horton’s Bob Bruhl, left, Mayor Kirk Caldwell, Alaka‘i Development principal Cayenne Pe‘a, Alaka‘i Development principal Jon Wallenstrom, First Hawaiian Bank’s Dan Nishikawa and CBRE Group Inc.’s Bruce Francis.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Heavy equipment started work Tuesday on The Element rental apartment project after a groundbreaking ceremony. The Kualaka‘i rail station is seen under construction in the background.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Heavy equipment started work Tuesday on The Element rental apartment project after a groundbreaking ceremony. The Kualaka‘i rail station is seen under construction in the background.

Not much market-priced rental housing has been built by developers in recent decades on Oahu, but such a project is about ready to rise in Kapolei. Read more

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